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Eegees announces the return of watermelon for month of July

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Posted at 10:36 AM, Jul 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-01 19:02:09-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson in July can only mean one thing - watermelon eegees are back!

Throughout the month, Tucsonans can cool off with the tasty frozen treat at any of the restaurants in town.

Eegees revealed the return of the fan-favorite flavor in a tweet Thursday.

KGUN9's Pat Parris spoke with the Tucson chain earlier this year. In that interview, it revealed that it has thrived in the past year despite the pandemic.

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The company has plans to open five restaurants in the Valley — two locations in Gilbert, plus individual locations in Mesa, Phoenix, and Scottsdale beginning in the second quarter of 2021.